The Apple Watch and our cyborg future.(Read my column: http://goo.gl/SD1eeq )
My first week of wearing the Apple Watch has transformed my thinking about the direction of mobile and wearable computing.
It has become clear to me that we're all becoming cyborgs. A cyborg is a person whose normal human abilities are enhanced or magnified by technology. This is different from a person who uses technology as a tool.
While becoming a cyborg sounds unappealing, it's actually going to boost health, happiness and prosperity.
Android fans, Apple-haters and techno-skeptics: Stay with me here. This column is not about how great Apple is. It's about the cultural journey we're all on together.
In my week of wearing the Apple Watch, I have experienced three epiphanies about what the wearable revolution has in store for all of us. Here's what I've realized: http://www.computerworld.com/article/2920305/wearables/the-apple-watch-and-our-cyborg-future.html#AppleWatch #WearableComputing